Photos from Cascine's sold out 5YR party last weekend at Brooklyn's Wythe Hotel, featuring Korallreven, Cuushe, Yumi Zouma, Erika Spring, Jensen Sportag, Duncan Cooper, Chad Valley, Maria Usbeck, Doss, Lemonade + the whole Cascine fam. All shots by Sandra Croft // more after the jump (click image for larger version).
Here's a swirling, shimmery new dance-pop gem that should grace your next poolside playlist, courtesy of Lemonade: the warmly glowing "Come Down Softly" is our current favorite track from the group's excellent new record Minus Tide, and if there's any jam that can soften the blow of this summer's impending end, this is the one...
An unexpected Halloween treat from one of our favorite new artists of the past year or so, Brooklyn's Lorely Rodriguez aka Empress Of. No word on an official release for lovelorn new single "Realize You," but we're really feeling the direction she's taking this thing:
Here's a soulful, time-stretching future-pop gem from promising Brooklyn (by way of Bogotá + Vancouver) newcomer Tei Shi. "M&Ms," which feels a bit more expansive/sprawling than you might expect from a 4-minute pop song, is taken from Tei Shi's forthcoming, appropriately named Saudade EP: